March 2005 (page 1)

Colin White passed away on Saturday, 26th March 2005

in Industry News - on 31/3/05

Top dressings explained

A frustratingly unpredictable climate, economic pressures and increasing numbers of players all demanding perfect playing conditions seven days a week,...

in Consultancy - on 30/3/05

topdressings

Sand: Defined as an Inorganic Mineral Fraction between 2.0mm ( 2000microns) and 0.063mm (63microns) or at least in the UK.

in Consultancy - on 30/3/05

The SISIS Fine Grooming Rake is available 183cm (6ft) or 240cm (8ft) wide and is designed for light scarification on soccer pitches and other outfield...

in Industry News - on 29/3/05

The Leisure and Arts Department of Dundee City Council have expanded their grounds maintenance fleet with the purchase of two new ride-on mowers from local...

in Industry News - on 29/3/05

The combination of this winter,s mild weather and the fact that we have had no flooding at the ground this year as certainly helped improve our sward quality...

in Cricket - on 25/3/05

With such a mild winter, moss growth in most parts of the UK as been very prevalent. Many groundsmen will be keen to eradicate it as quickly as possible...

in Consultancy - on 23/3/05

Wyevale Grounds Maintenance, the specialist grounds maintenance contractor, has invested in excess of £600,000 in new equipment for the 2005 season, half...

in Industry News - on 23/3/05

Caldwell Golf Club near Uplawmoor in Renfrewshire has upgraded its turf maintenance fleet with the purchase of a Jacobsen LF-3800 light fairway mower from...

in Industry News - on 23/3/05

Millennium magic

For the last five weeks our Editor Dave Saltman has been in charge at the Millennium Stadium, within is a diary of the work to date.

in Rugby - on 22/3/05

An international golf tournament has set a new standard for the sport by being short-listed for a marketing award in Scotland. They may be hundreds of...

in Golf - on 22/3/05

The new Morfa Stadium in Swansea has joined the likes of The Bernabeu, Anfield, City of Manchester and White Hart Lane by installing the Desso DD GrassMaster...

in Industry News - on 22/3/05

The renovation of London’s Portman Square continues apace with the deep, compressed air aeration of lawn areas immediately adjacent to 15 ancient London...

in Industry News - on 22/3/05

Charterhouse’s newest verti-drain, the heavy duty 2.6 has made its debut this spring at Oakdale golf course in Harrogate. More Inside.

in Industry News - on 21/3/05

“Over the autumn and winter, Calderdale Community Services have been busy sowing wildflower seeds in different areas within Calderdale” states Recreation...

in Industry News - on 21/3/05

aving recently introduced Heftee Lifts at BTME, Parts Depot UK held a ‘Live’ demonstration event in Lancashire at the beginning of March, attracting...

in Industry News - on 21/3/05

The frequency of cutting will be increasing due to the warmer temperatures. Start reducing now at 1mm increments per week until you reach the playing height...

in Tennis - on 18/3/05

I have a commissioning process for new machines that helps me to order parts and claim warrantees, when the machine may not be readily to hand and to record...

in Machinery & Mechanics - on 17/3/05